chapotear
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chapotear(
chah
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poh
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teh
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ahr
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (general)
a. to splash around
A la bebita le encanta chapotear en la bañera.The little baby girl loves to splash around in the bathtub.
Desde la casa se oía a los niños chapoteando en la piscina.You could hear the kids splashing around in the swimming pool from the house.
b. to splash about
La niña chapoteaba en un charco.The little girl was splashing about in a puddle.
c. to splash
A los cerdos les encanta chapotear en el barro.Pigs love splashing in the mud.
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chapotear
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (general)
a. to splash about
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
chapotear
intransitive verb
(en el agua) to splash about
chapotear en el barro to splash around in the mud
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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